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May 15, 2011

USS Carl Vinson, The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that buried Osama Bin Laden at sea, to dock at Manila Bay, Philippines

USS Carl Vinson, The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier that buried Osama Bin Laden at sea, to dock at Manila Bay, Philippines
By in Asia, Current Events, Local, United States No comments

  USS Carl Vinson Image Credit: inquirer.net As recently reported by the Philippine Daily Inquirer, May 14, 2011, the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson is on a four- day scheduled visit to Manila. According to reports, the USS Carl Vinson, the same warship that buried Osama Bin Laden at the North Arabian Sea following his […]


May 11, 2011

Bin Laden Counter Strike Map With Mission Recently Released on GameBanana

Abbottabad Map
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A new version of Osama bin Laden‘s hideout map has been released on GameBanana by user Fletch just three hours ago. The map is still for Counter Strike: Source multiplayer game. According to Fletch, it is still based on bin Laden‘s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Unlike the initial release, the new version, named as de_abbottabad, […]


May 11, 2011

Bin Laden Counter Strike Map Now Available at Gamebanana

Bin Laden Counter Strike Map
By in Gaming, Technology 1 comment

Osama bin Laden‘s hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan is now a playable map for Counter-Strike: Source, several gaming news sites reported on Tuesday. According to reports, the map was created by GameBanana user Fletch. It was uploaded on the Gamebanana site on May 7, 2011. As of this writing, the map has been downloaded 13,792 times […]


May 7, 2011

Pakistani Religious Party Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Condemns Killing of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden

Pakistani Religious Party Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Condemns Killing of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden
By in Current Events, Middle East, World No comments

  Image Credit: News Yahoo Pakistan : According to Sydney Morning Herald, hundreds of people, from a pro-Taliban Pakistani religious group  Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI) political party rallied to pay homage for  the death of al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. It is also reported that the group also calls for holy war against America. […]


May 6, 2011

Bin Laden Wife No. 5 Amal al-Sadah stayed at Abbottabad compound for 5 years

Bin Laden Wife No. 5 Amal al-Sadah stayed at Abbottabad compound for 5 years
By in Current Events, United States No comments

Osama bin Laden wife No. 5 said she stayed inside the compound at Abbottabad, Pakistan where the al Qaeda leader was killed on Sunday, and did not leave the place for five years. Abbottabad compound where Osama bin Laden was killed Image Credit: Anjum Naveed/AP As reported at CNN on Thursday, May 5, a Pakistani […]


May 2, 2011

Osama bin Laden dead photo circulated is ‘fake’

Osama bin Laden dead photo circulated is 'fake'
By in Current Events, United States, World 3 comments

Updated: May 5, 2011 5:09 p.m. Read Obama: Osama Bin Laden dead photo will not be released A supposed Osama bin Laden dead photo is now being circulated online and shown in some TV news, but many believed that it is fake. Osama bin Laden 1998 photo Image Credit: Reuters/MSNBC According to MSNBC on Monday, […]


May 2, 2011

World leaders’ reactions on Osama bin Laden’s death

World leaders' reactions on Osama bin Laden's death
By in Current Events, United States, World 2 comments

After US President Barack Obama announced on Sunday night at the White House that Osama bin Laden is dead, different reactions surfaced including that from world leaders. Obama announcing bin Laden’s death Image Credit: WhiteHouse.gov As compiled at Al-jazeera on Monday, world leaders have announced their reactions after President Obama announced that Bin Laden was […]


May 2, 2011

Osama bin Laden’s body buried at sea in Islamic tradition

Osama bin Laden’s body buried at sea in Islamic tradition
By in Current Events, United States, World 2 comments

Updated: May 2, 2011 7:44 p.m. Read World leaders’ reactions on Osama bin Laden’s death Osama bin Laden’s body was buried in the sea, in accordance to the Islamic tradition, after he was killed at Abbottabad, Pakistan. Osama bin Laden Image Credit: Getty Images According to US news sites on Monday, a US official said […]


May 2, 2011

President Obama speech on Osama bin Laden death (Video)

President Obama speech on Osama bin Laden death (Video)
By in Current Events, United States, World 5 comments

Updated: May 2, 2011 5:11 p.m. Read Osama bin Laden’s body buried at sea in Islamic tradition US President Barack Obama appeared at the White House on Sunday, May 1, 2011 and announced that Osama bin Laden is dead, as shown in the video. Obama speech on bin Laden death Image Credit: PBSNewsHour/YouTube “I can […]


May 2, 2011

Osama bin Laden dead, President Obama announces

Osama bin Laden dead, President Obama announces
By in Current Events, United States, World 2 comments

Osama bin Laden is dead, as announced by US President Barack Obama in a video on Sunday, May 1, 2011, as initially reported by CNN’s John King in live TV a few minutes ago. President Obama and Osama bin Laden Image Credit: Getty Images Bin Laden, 54, noted for being the mastermind of the 9/11 […]